March weather forecast and climate
Athlone, Ireland

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is also a frosty month in Athlone, Ireland, with average temperature fluctuating between 2.3°C (36.1°F) and 9.3°C (48.7°F).

Temperature

In March, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in February - a still chilly 9.3°C (48.7°F). The average low-temperature, in Athlone, is 2.3°C (36.1°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in March is 86%.

Rainfall

In March, the rain falls for 14.7 days. Throughout March, 29mm (1.14") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 191.7 rainfall days, and 375mm (14.76") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall are January through April, November and December. In Athlone, Ireland,, snow falls for 1.8 days, with typically accumulated 10mm (0.39") of snow. In Athlone, during the entire year, snow falls for 7.3 days, and aggregates up to 43mm (1.69") of snow.

Daylight

In March, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Athlone is 4.6h.

UV index

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 in March transform into the following instructions:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in March in Athlone?

The average relative humidity in March in Athlone, Ireland, is 86%.

How much does it rain in Athlone in March?

In Athlone, during March, the rain falls for 14.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 29mm (1.14") of precipitation.

How many days does it snow in March in Athlone?

In Athlone, Ireland, during March, snow falls for 1.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 10mm (0.39") of snow.

How many hours of daylight does Athlone have in March?

The average length of the day in March is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in March in Athlone?

In March, the average sunshine is 4.6h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Athlone?

Months with the lowest UV index in Athlone, Ireland, are January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

What is the UV index reading in March in Athlone?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Athlone is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average temperature in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average high temperature in March: 9.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (17.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 2.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (10.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (2.1°C).

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Average pressure in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average pressure in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average pressure in March: 1013.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is May (1015.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1007.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average wind speed in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average wind speed in March: 17.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (19.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (13.1km/h).

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Average humidity in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average humidity in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average humidity in March: 86%

Months with the highest relative humidity are November and December (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (85%).

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Average rainfall in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average rainfall in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average rainfall in March: 29mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (45mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (21mm).

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Average rainfall days in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average rainfall days in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average rainfall days in March: 14.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (13.1 days).

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Average snowfall in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average snowfall in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average snowfall in March: 10mm

Months with the highest snowfall are January and February (12mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average snowfall days in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average snowfall days in March: 1.8 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in March /
Average sunshine in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average daylight in March: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 16.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 7.6h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 4.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.7h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February, October and December (Average sunshine: 3.8).

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Average sunshine days in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average sunshine days in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average sunshine days in March: 12.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is April (12.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (6.3 days).

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Average UV index in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average UV index in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average UV index in March: 2

The month with the highest UV index is June (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average cloud cover in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average cloud cover in March: 62

Months with the most cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 70).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 60).

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Average visibility in March
Athlone, Ireland

Average visibility in March - Athlone, Ireland
  • Average visibility in March: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March and December (9km).
The month with the lowest visibility is July (7km).

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